Criminal Justice Cooperative Addictions Counseling at Briar Cliff
Associate of Arts
Sioux City
Estimated Program Costs Required Classes Classes for Social Work/Addictions Counseling Transfer To BCU

This program is designed to prepare students for beginning professional work in the criminal justice and allied professions. Graduates understand the causes of crime and criminal justice system responses. An undergraduate criminology/criminal justice degree serves as a strong foundation for advanced training, and prepares students for bachelor's, master's, and doctoral programs in social science, social work, counseling, and law. Upon completion of coursework at Western Iowa Tech, students will be qualified to sit for the Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor (CDAC) licensing exam. Upon passing, students will receive a temporary license to practice (T-CDAC). the remaining hours of work experience will be completed through Briar Cliff University.

Meet Your Advisor

Nancy McMahon
Career Navigator
Call  712.317.3384
Book Appointment

Required Classes for Criminal Justice Cooperative Addictions Counseling at Briar Cliff

For a list of current required classes, visit:


Meet Your Faculty and Staff

Dr. Jill Moravek MS, LMSW, PhD
Dr. Jill Moravek MS, LMSW, PhD
Sociology Instructor
Call  712.317.3183
Sarah Deck
Sarah Deck
Social Science Instructor
Sioux City Campus
Sima Dabir
Sima Dabir
Associate Dean of Instruction
Call  712.317.3342
Sioux City Campus, Room L317

Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $13,938.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $14,352.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $600.00/semester **
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated student housing and meals: $3,400.00/semester

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.
** The cost of books varies per program.